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Little Delving

Little Delving was a village of the Shire. Though its existence can be inferred from the name Michel Delving, the only direct evidence for it appears on the Shire map in The Lord of the Rings, where a road leading off to the northwest is marked "To Little Delving".[1]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Part of the Shire" map